Voluntary efficiency programmes — including one targeted for elimination by the Trump administration — have led to energy savings of up to 30 percent in commercial buildings in Los Angeles, researchers have reported.
Children in New Zealand who were exposed to high levels of lead have grown up to be less intelligent adults than their counterparts who were not as affected, researchers said Tuesday.
Russia signed Tuesday a string of bilateral agreements with Iran as President Vladimir Putin hosted his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani for his first official visit to Moscow.
Poland will withdraw from the Eurocorps force by 2020, a spokesman for the Strasbourg-based intergovernmental military body said Tuesday.
Investor David Einhorn unveiled Tuesday a proposal Tuesday to try to boost General Motors share price by creating two classes of stock, signaling a possible battle at the carmaker’s annual meeting.
Major beef market Hong Kong Tuesday ended a blanket ban imposed on Brazilian meat imports in a scandal over tainted products, Brazil’s government said.
Ford announced Tuesday that it would invest $1.2 billion in three Michigan plants, part of a deal with its workers’ union struck in 2015.
Leaders from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Poland rejected on Tuesday what they called Brussels’ use of “blackmail and diktat” over planned resettlements of migrants across the EU.
Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy pledged Tuesday to invest 4.2 billion euros ($4.6 billion) in Catalonia by 2020 as a battle for hearts and minds rages between Madrid and regional authorities that want independence.
The EU will reject as early as Wednesday the blockbuster merger of the London Stock Exchange with Germany’s Deutsche Boerse that was caught up by the fallout from Brexit, sources said.
US consumer confidence continued to soar in March, hitting its highest level in more than 16 years, the Conference Board announced Tuesday.